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2024 Agenda

If you would like to be considered to be part of the speaking faculty for 2024, please contact Jon Howell

Wednesday 19 June

09:00 - 10:00

Registration and Refreshments

10:00 - 10:10

Welcome Remarks

Jon Howell

CEO and Founder

10:10 - 10:45

Presenting the Real Estate Opportunity

Traditionally, airports have been focused on driving passenger related revenues, be these aeronautical or non-aeronautical. Building resilience can be achieved by the diversification of revenues and revenue from real estate is less affected by passenger throughput.

Marcel Langeslag

Director Aviation Africa

Nelly Alandou


10:45 - 11:15

Airport Showcase: Cape Winelands Airport (South Africa)

Located in the iconic city of Cape Town, Cape Winelands Airport has an ambition to become an International airport. Mark will guide attendees through the plan, progress and investment opportunities available at the airport.

Mark Wilkinson

Cape Winelands Airport

11:15 - 12:00

What is an investor in airport real estate looking for?

In this session, we will hear from those who have actively invested in airport real estate projects. What are they looking for from a partner and investment opportunity and what can your airport do to attract external investment?

Moderated By:

Marcel Langeslag

Director Aviation Africa

In conversation with:

Khangi Khoza

Swissport South Africa Pty Ltd

Errol Taylor

Head of Asset Management: Industrial

Moritz Thompson

Investment Director
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)

12:00 - 12:15

Airport Showcase: Ravinala Airports (Madagascar)

Located on the treasure Island of Madagascar, Ravinala Airports is the concessionaire operating both Antananarivo and Nosy Be Airports. The team will guide attendees through the plan, progress and investment opportunities available at the airports.

Oeliarisoa Andriamasoandro

Head of Real Estate
Ravinala Airports

Zoe Rajohnson

Commercial and Marketing Director
Ravinala Airports

12:15 - 12:30

Airport Showcase: Zambia

Zambia Airports Corporation presented the real estate investment opportunities at AviaDev Real Estate 2023. Kephas will join us again to share his learnings over the past 12 months and an overview of progress with the projects.

Kephas Phiri

Senior Manager Commercial Marketing
Zambia Airports Corporation

12:30 - 13:00

Working in Harmony - A Case Study of Lanseria

Lanseria International Airport is a privately owned international airport situated in the northwest of Johannesburg. Building on plans outlined at AviaDev Real Estate 2023, our presenters will illustrate the progress that has been made with real estate investment at the airport and how investors and airport operators are working in harmony.

Hilton Carty

Managing Director
Aperture Properties

Rampa Rammopo

Chief Executive Officer
Lanseria International Airport

Errol Taylor

Head of Asset Management: Industrial

13:00 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

17:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception

Hosted by the Namibia Tourism Board, experience the tastes, flavours, sights and sounds of Namibia at our informal welcome reception. Taking place in the convention centre, this is an opportunity to visit our partners and exhibitors and connect with other delegates.